Originally Posted by HolyHandgernade
Well, if I'm following the logic correctly, although killing insolent children is prescribed in the Bible, you're saying we can disregard it in our modern society as an Old Testament relic. Since that is where the bias and punishments for homosexuality are also found, can we regard those as Old Testament relics as well for our modern society?
The New Testament definitely declares the only reason for murder is self defense otherwise you may end up pulling up the wheat with the tares. It is true we live in a much different time as well.
"Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father ... And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity."
"If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." - Thomas Jefferson